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Authentic Village House in the Heart of Provence

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Last updated: 04/19/2017
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Superb Village House, 3 Bedrooms (up to 8 people) in the landscapes of Provence

A luxurious village house in Luberon Regional Park, right in the heart of Provence. The house was totally renovated in 2012. It is ideally situated in the medieval village of Murs with it's Château dating back to the XVth century, only eight kilometers from Gordes, the renowned hilltop most beautiful village of France, and surrounded by gorgeous natural landscapes and preserved environment.

This spacious, sunlit village house, freshly renovated and elegantly decorated has a secluded roof top terrace, separate self contained apartment and is ideal for those who wish to retire from busy city hustle and bustle. Enjoy being part of a French village. You have a beautiful spa on terrace sheltered from the wind and looks.

Relax and go for long walks through the beautiful unspoilt countryside, in particular around the Moulin de Veroncle and the Abbaye de Senanque.
Visit Avignon and its museums, the Palais des Papes, le Pont d'Avignon or le Pont du Gard. Explore the Port of Marseille and its calanques, go horseback riding in the Camargue or visit the antique Roman Arenas in Nimes.

The famous hilltop villages of Roussillon, Lacoste and the Marquis de Sade's Château, Bonnieux and Oppède le Vieux are all nearby and St Rémy and Les Baux are within 30 minutes drive. Visit a different market every day of the week and buy fresh strawberries and melons.

Dine out in excellent restaurants and visit the local wine cellars. In an afternoon you can sample wines varying from Vacqueyras, Châteauneuf de Pape to Côtes de Ventoux and Côtes de Luberon.

The house amply accommodates six adults. Thick stone walls will keep you cool in the hot summer and the sophisticated central heating system warm in the chilly winter.

The tastefully decorated, confortable sunny lounge with its ceiling 'à la française' has plenty of deep sofas to collapse into after long walks. Many fascinating paintings bought by the owners look down on you from the walls.

The dining area has a soft lit atmosphere for long evening meals and greets easily eight people for dinner. There is a very wide selection of books, art, history, and cookery, in the library to enjoy not forgetting an excellent selection of music, DVD's plus English speaking channels on the satellite TV.

The fully equipped kitchen opens out onto the village lanes and has a huge Smeg stove with six-burner top and rotisserie oven and a battery of cooking utensils for the amateur chef. There are high quality pots and pans and plenty of stylish dishes and glassware.

As you walk up the old tommette tiled stairs you will come to the first floor landing, on one side a door leads to the self contained studio apartment. The studio apartment has a large sleeping area and separate sitting room and kitchenette. It has a large and luxurious bathroom with separate Italien shower, bath tub, Water Closet and double washbasins. It has an independent entrance onto a charming village lane-way.

On the same level there is a lovely sunny bedroom with queen-size bed and view over the countryside and village houses. Adjacent is a spacious bathroom again with separate bath tub, Italien shower, Water Closet and double washbasins.

Up another little flight of steps and you will discover the delightful master bedroom with its pretty cosy lounge area and superb marble tiled ensuite bathroom with separate bath tub, Italien shower, Water Closet and double washbasins.
There is plenty of cupboard space and access to the flowered, roof top terrace, ideal for aperitifs and evening meals or lazy breakfasts.

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Member since: 2007

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 04/19/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 230 m²

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, tub, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathtub, spacious shower, double washbasin, WC

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    BBC, CNN...moreless

  • Stereo

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Vast living and dining area (450 sq ft). Authentic ceiling typical of Provence. ...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Thickness of stone walls keep house cool in summer, warm in winter...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street:

    >Parking is easy, just across the street from the house...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Possibility to get food delivery foods if reserved before. Possibility of half board in restaurant nearest of you (50 meters) or in delivery....moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    Nespresso machine...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Many of high quality...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Many of high quality...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Vast kitchen (220 sq ft). Beautiful plates and dishes. Huge range of kitchen utensils and a professional 6 gaz cooker. Possibility to get food delivery if reserved before....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Professional oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Private Spa on terrace sheltered from the looks...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High
May 15 - Sep 15, 2017
4 night min stay
$272
$1,907 $6,537
Low
Sep 16 - Mar 15, 2018
4 night min stay
$191
$1,198 $4,903
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$218
$1,525 $5,447
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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Last updated: 04/19/2017
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Location

50 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Marseille Provence
100 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Le Crillon
45 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Marseille
30 Miles
Nearest Train
Avignon TGV
15 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Avignon Sud
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Le Crillon
45 Miles
Nearest Beach
Marseille or others

Car: Necessary

 

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Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 04/19/2017

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VRBO #147434

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017

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